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February 11, 2014

Digital Multiplex: Gravity, All Is Lost, and More

This week in streaming video, we've got three critically acclaimed films and one solid YA novel adaptation. Things kick off with Alfonso Cuarón's Best Picture-nominated sci-fi thriller and a Robert Redford-powered survival tale. Then we've got Saoirse Ronan starring in a post-apocalyptic romance and the first film ever not only to be shot entirely in Saudi Arabia, but also to be made by a Saudi Arabian woman. Read on for details.More…

October 7, 2013

Record-Setting Number of Films Competing in Foreign-Language Oscar Race

A whopping 76 films have been submitted, just in time for loosened voting restrictions in the category.More…

September 13, 2013

Wadjda Is Saudi Arabia's First Oscar Nominee

In theaters now.More…

September 12, 2013

Critics Consensus: Insidious: Chapter 2 is a So-So Frightfest

This week at the movies, we've got a bedeviled family (Insidious: Chapter 2, starring Patrick Wilson and Rose Byrne) and some witnesses who need little protection (The Family, starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer). What do the critics have to say?More…